Fine pair of Empire ‘Medici’ Vases

Fine pair of Empire ‘Medici’ Vases

Price: Price on request

Offered by Daatselaar Fine Art & Antiques





A fine pair of Empire ‘Medici’ Vases in gilded bronze on black patina bronze pedestals
decorated with acanthus leaves and floral pattern. The pedestals are adorned with laurel crowns and ribbon bows.

The vases are modelled after the celebrated Antique marble 'Medici' Vase believed to date from the first century A.D. The Medici Vase reappeared in the inventory of the Villa Medici in Rome in 1598 and was transferred to the Uffizi in Florence in 1780.

Origin
Dutch private collection
Period
Ca 1815
Material
Ormolu and patinated bronze
Reference
100-580
Sizes
33 x 11 cm

Offered by

Daatselaar Fine Art & Antiques

Oenselsestraat 50
5301 EP Zaltbommel
The Netherlands

+31 418 712 300
+31 654 394 108
http://www.daatselaar.com

Gallery profile

Discover also


Follow ArtListings


Site by Artimin